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Ryda Simone, 89

December 31st, 2013

Shrewsbury – Ryda (Gaewsky) Simone, 89, a longtime Shrewsbury resident, passed away at home Sunday, Dec. 29 2013, with her beloved family gathered beside her. Ryda was born in Worcester, one of four daughters of Lithuanian immigrants Anthony and Anna (Basy's) Gaewsky. She grew up in Worcester, graduated from Commerce High School, and in 1946 […]

Caroling in Shrewsbury

December 30th, 2013

Shrewsbury – The Fay family gathered on the Shrewsbury Common with many others to sing Christmas Carols, in spite of the rain. Hot chocolate and sheets of the music was provided to all that attended. Photo/Heidi Hayes-Pandey

Algonquin girls” hockey overpowers Mansfield-Oliver Ames

December 30th, 2013

Marlborough – The Algonquin Regional High School girls’ hockey team, which is comprised of players from Algonquin, Hudson High School, Marlborough High School and Nashoba High School, hosted the combined Mansfield High School-Oliver Ames High School team at the New England Sports Center Dec. 28.

Maxine L. Gillis, 79

December 30th, 2013

Westborough – Maxine L. Gillis, 79, formerly of Westborough, passed away peacefully Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013 at the Holy Trinity Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Worcester. Born in Mexico, Maine, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Ruby (Harris) Errington. She was educated in Westborough schools and was a 1952 graduate of Westborough […]

Jennie Meola, 94

December 30th, 2013

Hudson – Jennie (Lonero) Meola, 94, of Hudson, died Friday, Dec. 27, 2013 at Marlborough Hospital. She was the beloved wife of 63 years to the late Anthony C. Meola, who died in 2003. Jennie was born and raised in Somerville, daughter of the late Peter and Anna Lanero. She and her husband Anthony settled […]

Marion L. Lively, 87

December 30th, 2013

Hudson – Marion L. (Manning) Lively, 87, died Wednesday morning, Dec. 25, 2013 after a long period of failing health. She was the wife of the late Roy G. Lively Sr., who died in 1990. She was born in Marlborough, the daughter of the late John Sr. and Annie (Gelina) Manning, and lived in Hudson […]

William Cotton, 59

December 30th, 2013

Shrewsbury – William “Billy” Cotton, of Shrewsbury, formerly of Needham, entered into rest Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013 at the age of 59. He was the beloved husband of Gretchen (Quinn) Cotton. Born in Piqua, Ohio, he was the dear son of Joyce (Mallen) Cotton and the late Joseph Cotton. He was the devoted father of […]

Marlborough resident to sign copies of new book at Tatnuck Bookseller

December 30th, 2013

Westborough – Author and Marlborough resident J.S. Levine will be signing copies of his new book, “The Ultimate Umpire” at Tatnuck Bookseller Sunday, Jan.5 from 1-3 p.m. The book is a story that combines mystery, suspense, science-fiction and baseball. Fans of the sport and readers of any of these genres alike are offered a chance […]

Former Polaroid employee to sign copies of new book at Tatnuck Bookseller

December 29th, 2013

Westborough – Author and Shrewsbury resident Milt Dentch will be signing copies of his new book, “Fall of an Icon, Polaroid after Edwin H. Land” at Tatnuck Bookseller Saturday, Jan. 4 from 1-3 p.m. The book chronicles Land's philosophies, his successes, and the situations after his era ended. ????The author, an engineer and manager at […]

New theater company features local performers in “Annie”

December 28th, 2013

Region – A new theater company is preparing its first major production with a cast of 26 performers from 14 communities including Hudson, Marlborough, Southborough, and Westborough. They'se rehearsing in Sterling; the show will be staged in Worcester; and the theater group was co-founded by Kelly and John Bubello of Leominster.

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